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Tummy Time is Language Time

Babies need tummy time to build their upper body strength but it isn’t always their favorite activity. So start early and give them something to talk about! I set 3 week-old Caroline on her tummy and put the Taggies Crib … Continue reading

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A New Resource for Teaching Baby Sign Language

  When I was at the International Toy Fair in New York City in February, I stopped in at Dolphin Books and was introduced to their new book on baby signs,  A First Guide to Baby Signing. I was impressed because it … Continue reading

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Lessons from an 18 Month-Old Toddler

You don’t always need toys: Okay it is embarrassing to admit this as a toy expert, but I was reminded of how little kids need to have fun. Our assignment after Ben was born, was to occupy Will, 18 months, … Continue reading

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